2011-12: THE SEASON OF SHERLOCK

Sherlock became the first series since Pushing Daisies to earn more awards than any other without winning a corresponding series prize. With seven awards, Sherlock earned one more prize than Best Drama Series winner Mad Men and Best Movie/Miniseries winner Game Change. Community took home the award for Best Comedy Series. Award winners highlighted like this. Nomination and Awards tallies can be found below.

NOMINATIONS TALLIES AWARDS TALLIES
18
Mad Men
15
American Horror Story
14
Game Change
13
Hatfields & McCoys
Sherlock
12
Boardwalk Empire
Game of Thrones
11
Breaking Bad
Modern Family
10
The Hour
9
Hemingway & Gellhorn
8
Homeland
7
The Big Bang Theory
Community
Page Eight
6
Parks and Recreation
5
30 Rock
Downton Abbey
Glee
The Good Wife
Veep
4
Appropriate Adult
Louie
Saturday Night Live
3
Five
Great Expectations
New Girl
Once Upon a Time
A Very Gaga Thanksgiving
7
Sherlock
6
American Horror Story
Game Change
4
Mad Men
3
Community
Game of Thrones
2
The 64th Annual Tony Awards
The Big Bang Theory
Breaking Bad
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
New Girl
The Walking Dead

BEST DRAMA SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Breaking Bad
  • Downton Abbey
  • Game of Thrones
  • Mad Men

BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Steve Buscemi – Boardwalk Empire
  • Bryan Cranston – Breaking Bad
  • Jon Hamm – Mad Men
  • Hugh Laurie – House
  • Damian Lewis – Homeland
  • Timothy Olyphant – Justified

BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Claire Danes – Homeland
  • Julianna Margulies – The Good Wife
  • Elizabeth McGovern – Downton Abbey
  • Elisabeth Moss – Mad Men
  • Jessica Paré – Mad Men
  • Katey Sagal – Sons of Anarchy

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Peter Dinklage – Game of Thrones
  • Giancarlo Esposito – Breaking Bad
  • Jared Harris – Mad Men
  • Vincent Kartheiser – Mad Men
  • Aaron Paul – Breaking Bad
  • John Slattery – Mad Men

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Christine Baranski – The Good Wife
  • Christina Hendricks – Mad Men
  • Jessica Lange – American Horror Story
  • Kelly Macdonald – Boardwalk Empire
  • Archie Panjabi – The Good Wife
  • Maggie Smith – Downton Abbey

BEST GUEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Andre Braugher – Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • Michael J. Fox – The Good Wife
  • Michael Gambon – Luck
  • Mark Margolis – Breaking Bad
  • Matthew Perry – The Good Wife
  • Fred Willard – The Closer

BEST GUEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Joan Cusack – Shameless
  • Loretta Devine – Grey’s Anatomy
  • Louise Fletcher – Shameless
  • Julia Ormand – Mad Men
  • Bernadette Peters – Smash
  • Chloe Sevigny – Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

BEST ENSEMBLE IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Breaking Bad
  • Downton Abbey
  • Game of Thrones
  • Mad Men

BEST COMEDY SERIES

  • The Big Bang Theory
  • Community
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm
  • Louie
  • Modern Family
  • Parks and Recreation

BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Louis C.K. – Louie
  • Johnny Galecki – The Big Bang Theory
  • Joel McHale – Community
  • Jim Parsons – The Big Bang Theory
  • Adam Scott – Parks and Recreation
  • Elijah Wood – Wilfred

BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Laura Dern – Enlightened
  • Zooey Deschanel – New Girl
  • Tina Fey – 30 Rock
  • Laura Linney – The Big C
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Veep
  • Amy Poehler – Parks and Recreation

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Ty Burrell – Modern Family
  • Max Greenfield – New Girl
  • Neil Patrick Harris – How I Met Your Mother
  • Ed O’Neill – Modern Family
  • Danny Pudi – Community
  • Eric Stonestreet – Modern Family

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Mayim Bialik – The Big Bang Theory
  • Julie Bowen – Modern Family
  • Anna Chlumsky – Veep
  • Jane Krakowski – 30 Rock
  • Naya Rivera – Glee
  • Sofia Vergara – Modern Family

BEST GUEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Matt Bomer – Glee
  • Michael J. Fox – Curb Your Enthusiasm
  • Jon Hamm – 30 Rock
  • Greg Kinnear – Modern Family
  • Mike O’Malley – Glee
  • Paul Rudd – Parks and Recreation

BEST GUEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Ellen Barkin – Modern Family
  • Kathy Bates – Two and a Half Men
  • Whoopi Goldberg – The Middle
  • Dot-Marie Jones – Glee
  • Chloe Grace Moretz – 30 Rock
  • Susan Sarandon – 30 Rock

BEST ENSEMBLE IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • The Big Bang Theory
  • Community
  • Glee
  • Happy Endings
  • Modern Family
  • Parks and Recreation

BEST MOTION PICTURE OR MINISERIES

  • Game Change
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • Hemingway & Gelhorn
  • The Hour
  • Page Eight
  • Sherlock

BEST ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE OR MINISERIES

  • Kevin Costner – Hatfields & McCoys
  • Benedict Cumberbatch – Sherlock
  • Woody Harrelson – Game Change
  • Bill Paxton – Hatfields & McCoys
  • Dominic West – The Hour

BEST ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE OR MINISERIES

  • Patricia Clarkson – Five
  • Nicole Kidman – Hemingway & Gelhorn
  • Melissa Leo – The Space Between
  • Julianne Moore – Game Change
  • Emily Watson – Appropriate Adult

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE OR MINISERIES

  • Ralph Fiennes – Page Eight
  • Martin Freeman – Sherlock
  • Ed Harris – Game Change
  • Andrew Scott – Sherlock
  • David Strathairn – Hemingway & Gelhorn

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE OR MINISERIES

  • Gillian Anderson – Great Expectations
  • Judy Davis – Page Eight
  • Jenifer Lewis – Five
  • Sarah Paulson – Game Change
  • Lara Pulver – Sherlock

BEST ENSEMBLE IN A MOTION PICTURE OR MINISERIES

  • Five
  • Game Change
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • Page Eight
  • Sherlock

BEST DIRECTION IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Breaking Bad
  • Game of Thrones
  • Homeland
  • Mad Men

BEST DIRECTION IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • The Big Bang Theory
  • Community
  • Happy Endings
  • Louie
  • Modern Family
  • Veep

BEST DIRECTION OF A MOTION PICTURE OR MINISERIES

  • Appropriate Adult
  • Game Change
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • Hemingway & Gelhorn
  • The Hour
  • Sherlock

BEST WRITING IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Breaking Bad
  • Downton Abbey
  • Game of Thrones
  • Homeland
  • Mad Men

BEST WRITING IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • The Big Bang Theory
  • Community
  • Louie
  • Modern Family
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Veep

BEST WRITING OF A MOTION PICTURE OR MINISERIES

  • Appropriate Adult
  • Game Change
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • The Hour
  • Page Eight
  • Sherlock

BEST FICTION PROGRAM

  • The Colbert Report
  • The Daily Show with John Stewart
  • Saturday Night Live
  • The Soup
  • A Very Gaga Thanksgiving

BEST NON-FICTION PROGRAM

  • The 65th Annual Tony Awards
  • Bobby Fischer Against the World
  • George Harrison – Living in the Material World
  • Project Runway
  • The X Factor

BEST MALE PERFORMANCE IN A FICTION PROGRAM

  • Stephen Colbert – The Colbert Report
  • Jimmy Fallon – Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
  • David Letterman – Late Show with David Letterman
  • Joel McHale – The Soup
  • Jon Stewart – The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE IN A FICTION PROGRAM

  • Lady Gaga – A Very Gaga Thanksgiving
  • Melissa McCarthy – Saturday Night Live
  • Idina Menzel – Idina Menzel: Live – Barefoot at the Symphony
  • Emma Stone – Saturday Night Live
  • Kristen Wiig – Saturday Night Live

BEST HOST OR PANELIST IN A NON-FICTION PROGRAM

  • Billy Crystal – 84th Academy Awards
  • Ellen DeGeneres – The Ellen DeGeneres Show
  • Tim Gunn – Project Runway
  • Neil Patrick Harris – The 65th Annual Tony Awards
  • Jeff Probst – Survivor

BEST MUSIC IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Game of Thrones
  • Homeland
  • Mad Men
  • True Blood

BEST EDITING IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Breaking Bad
  • Community
  • Game of Thrones
  • Homeland
  • Mad Men

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Breaking Bad
  • Game of Thrones
  • Mad Men
  • The Walking Dead

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • The Borgias
  • Game of Thrones
  • Mad Men
  • Once Upon a Time

BEST COSTUME DESIGN IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • The Borgias
  • Game of Thrones
  • Mad Men
  • Once Upon a Time

BEST MAKEUP/HAIRSTYLING IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Game of Thrones
  • Grimm
  • True Blood
  • The Walking Dead

BEST SOUND IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Breaking Bad
  • Fringe
  • Game of Thrones
  • Mad Men

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Fringe

BEST MUSIC IN A NON-SERIES

  • Appropriate Adult
  • Game Change
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • Page Eight
  • Sherlock

BEST EDITING IN A NON-SERIES

  • Game Change
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • The Hour
  • Page Eight
  • Sherlock

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY IN A NON-SERIES

  • Game Change
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • Hemingway & Gelhorn
  • The Hour
  • Sherlock

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN IN A NON-SERIES

  • Game Change
  • Great Expectations
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • Hemingway & Gelhorn
  • The Hour

BEST COSTUME DESIGN IN A NON-SERIES

  • Game Change
  • Great Expectations
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • Hemingway & Gelhorn
  • The Hour

BEST MAKEUP/HAIRSTYLING IN A NON-SERIES

  • Game Change
  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • Hemingway & Gelhorn
  • The Hour
  • Treasure Island

BEST SOUND IN A NON-SERIES

  • Hatfields & McCoys
  • The Hour
  • Sherlock
  • Stephen King’s Bag of Bones
  • A Very Gaga Thanksgiving

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS IN A NON-SERIES

  • Hemingway & Gellhorn
  • Sherlock
  • Titanic

BEST NEW THEME SONG IN A SERIES

  • American Horror Story
  • Don’t Trust the B<< in Apartment 23
  • Hell on Earth
  • Homeland
  • Suburgatory

BEST NEW TITLES SEQUENCE

  • American Horror Story
  • Homeland
  • Luck
  • New Girl
  • Once Upon a Time
  • Veep